Rent to Own Homes near Hopkins, MN

  • Conveniently located directly west of Minneapolis, Hopkins is a wonderful suburb for those who prefer peaceful living, but who also desire access to a diverse array of entertainment and recreational activities. The area maintains a distinctive small-town feel, which is fostered by its vibrant downtown area and historic architecture. In recent years, these elements have made Hopkins one of the most popular suburbs in the west metro area.

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Top 6 Reasons to Live in Hopkins, MN

  • Amazing antique shopping! Opportunities for shopping may be abundant west of Minneapolis, but there's nothing quite like an afternoon of exploration at the Hopkins Antique Mall, which boasts over 10,000 square feet of antique treasures. Antique lovers in the Hopkins community also enjoy visiting Blake Antiques, which features jewelry, furniture and pop art from the early to mid 1900s.
  • Historic downtown! In addition to checking out antique shops, neighborhood history buffs love meandering through Hopkins' historic downtown area. The historic architecture immediately makes residents feel like they are in Small Town USA, despite the fact that Hopkins is a short drive from Minneapolis. Entertainment is abundant in downtown Hopkins, which is home to the Hopkins Center for the Arts and Mann's Hopkins Cinema 6.
  • High home appreciation! Home ownership in Hopkins pays off, with residents enjoying an average home appreciation rate of 9.4 percent. Appreciation is particularly impressive near Central Park and Excelsior Boulevard. Renters interested in home ownership may also be able to take advantage of this high appreciation rate with the help of one of the area's many rent to own opportunities.
  • Bike trails! Bikers in the Hopkins community enjoy easy access to a number of excellent trails, including the Cedar Lake Loop and the Lake Minnetonka LRT Regional Trail. Many residents commute to work with the help of these trails.
  • Exciting nightlife! Hopkins may be a peaceful community, but it still possesses a vibrant nightlife scene. For dancing, head to the Hopkins Tavern, where one of the Twin Cities' hottest DJs shows up every Saturday night. Sports fanatics prefer the Big 10 Restaurant & Bar, which is chock-full of flat-screen TVs.
  • Beautiful houses! Hopkins boast hundreds of gorgeous houses, many of which have been labeled historic by the Hopkins Historical Society. Examples include the Metoxen House and the Pederson House. Newer homes are also lovely, creating an appealing mix of old and new architecture in Hopkins neighborhoods.